U.S. Biomass Power Plants

Last Modified on May 24, 2017
*Capacity noted in (MW)


Plant Location Feedstock Capacity
Cheyenne Biogas Power Plant  WY  Waste Stream 
Rothschild Biomass Cogeneration Plant  WI  Woody Biomass  50.00
French Island Generating Plant  WI  Waste Stream  30.40
Bay Front Power Plant  WI  Woody Biomass  40.00
Sierra Pacific - Burlington  WA  Woody Biomass  28.00
Sierra Pacific - Aberdeen  WA  Woody Biomass  18.00
SDS Lumber Gorge Energy Division  WA  Woody Biomass  10.00
RockTenn - Tacoma  WA  Woody Biomass  64.00
NPI USA Co-Generation Facility  WA  Woody Biomass  20.00
Kettle Falls Generating Station  WA  Woody Biomass  53.40
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corp. - Longview  WA  Waste Stream  55.00
Grays Harbor Paper LP - Powerhouse  WA  Waste Stream  14.00
City of Spokane Waste to Energy Facility  WA  Waste Stream  26.00
Ryegate Power Station  VT  Woody Biomass  20.50
Joseph C McNeil Generating Station  VT  Woody Biomass  59.50
Wheelabrator Portsmouth  VA  Waste Stream  60.00
Southampton Power Station  VA  Waste Stream  51.00
South Boston Energy LLC  VA  Woody Biomass  49.90
Pittsylvania Power Station  VA  Woody Biomass  83.00
MeadWestvaco Corporation - Covington  VA  Woody Biomass  75.00
Hopewell Power Station  VA  Waste Stream  51.00
Covanta Fairfax Inc. (I-95 Energy)  VA  Waste Stream  80.00
Covanta Alexandria/Arlington  VA  Waste Stream  23.00
Altavista Power Station  VA  Waste Stream  51.00
Davis Energy Recovery Facility  UT  Waste Stream  1.60
Woodville Renewable Power  TX  Woody Biomass  49.00
Southern Co. Nacogdoches Generating Facility  TX  Woody Biomass  100.00
Snider Industries  TX  Woody Biomass  5.00
Rio Grande Valley Sugar Growers  TX  Ag  23.50
City of Covington Waste-To-Energy Gasification Plant  TN    0.13
Savannah River Site Biomass Cogeneration Facility  SC    20.00
Pinelands Biomass - Dorchester  SC  Woody Biomass  35.60
EDF-RE Allendale  SC  Woody Biomass  17.80
Wheelabrator Falls Inc.  PA  Waste Stream  53.30
Gettysburg Energy & Nutrient Recovery Facility LLC  PA  Ag  3.25
Covanta York Renewable Energy LLC  PA  Waste Stream  36.50
Covanta Plymouth Renewable Energy Ltd.  PA  Waste Stream  32.00
Covanta Lancaster Inc.  PA  Waste Stream  36.00
Covanta Harrisburg Inc.  PA  Waste Stream  24.00
Covanta Delaware Valley LP  PA  Waste Stream  80.00
Collins Pine Company  PA  Woody Biomass  12.00
Warm Springs Forest Products  OR  Woody Biomass  9.00
SP Fiber Technologies - Newberg  OR  Woody Biomass  36.00
Seneca Sustainable Energy  OR  Woody Biomass  19.80
Medford Operation  OR  Waste Stream  11.00
Evergreen Biopower LLC  OR  Woody Biomass  10.00
Dillard Complex  OR  Softwood  51.50
Covanta Marion Inc.  OR  Waste Stream  13.00
Biomass One  OR  Woody Biomass  30.00
Covanta WBH LLC  OK  Waste Stream  17.00
Hoge Lumber  OH  Waste Stream  3.70
Wheelabrator Westchester LP  NY  Waste Stream  59.70
Wheelabrator Hudson Falls LLC  NY  Waste Stream  15.00
ReEnergy Lyonsdale  NY  Hardwood and Softwood  22.00
ReEnergy Black River  NY  Woody Biomass  60.00
Oswego County Energy Recovery Facility  NY  Waste Stream  3.60
Covanta Onondaga LP  NY  Waste Stream  40.00
Covanta Niagara Company  NY  Waste Stream  30.00
Covanta MacArthur Renewable Energy Inc.  NY  Waste Stream  12.00
Covanta Huntington LP  NY  Waste Stream  25.00
Covanta Hudson Valley Renewable Energy LLC  NY  Waste Stream  9.20
Covanta Hempstead Company  NY  Waste Stream  80.00
Covanta Babylon Inc.  NY  Waste Stream  17.00
Wheelabrator Gloucester Company LP  NJ  Waste Stream  14.00
Covanta Warren Energy Resource Co. LP  NJ  Waste Stream  14.00
Covanta Union Inc.  NJ  Waste Stream  44.00
Covanta Essex Company  NJ  Waste Stream  65.00
Covanta Camden Energy Recovery Center  NJ  Waste Stream  21.00
Tamworth Power Station  NH  Woody Biomass  22.50
Sullivan County Biomass Project  NH  Woody Biomass  0.04
Springfield Power LLC  NH  Woody Biomass  19.00
Wheelabrator Concord Company LP  NH  Waste Stream  14.00
Northern Wood Power  NH  Hardwood and Softwood  50.00
Indeck Energy - Alexandria LLC  NH  Woody Biomass  16.00
DG Whitefield LLC (Biomass Power Plant)  NH  Woody Biomass  19.00
Burgess BioPower  NH  Woody Biomass  75.00
Bridgewater Power LP  NH  Woody Biomass  15.00
Bethlehem Power Station  NH  Woody Biomass  16.20
Roxboro Facility  NC    67.50
ReVenture Park  NC  Waste Stream  3.60
Craven County Wood Energy  NC  Waste Stream  50.00
CPI USA North Carolina LLC  NC  Waste Stream  85.00
Coastal Carolina Clean Power  NC  Woody Biomass  35.00
FH Stoltze Land & Lumber  MT  Woody Biomass  3.00
Wilmarth Generating Station  MN  Waste Stream  20.00
St. Paul Cogeneration LLC  MN  Woody Biomass  37.00
Sappi Cloquet Mill  MN  Woody Biomass  60.70
Red Wing  MN  Waste Stream  20.00
Rapids Energy Center  MN  Woody Biomass  26.50
Perham Resource Recovery Facility  MN  Waste Stream  4.50
Olmsted Waste-To-Energy Facility  MN  Waste Stream  9.60
Koda Energy LLC  MN  Ag  23.40
Hibbard Energy Center  MN  Waste Stream  72.80
Elk River Energy Recovery Station  MN  Waste Stream  33.00
Covanta Hennepin Energy Resource Co. LP  MN  Waste Stream  40.00
Benson Power LLC  MN  Waste Stream  50.00
McBain Power Station  MI  Waste Stream  18.00
Lincoln Power Station  MI  Waste Stream  16.00
L'Anse Warden Electric Company  MI  Waste Stream  20.00
Hillman Power LLC  MI  Waste Stream  20.00
Grayling Generating Station  MI  Waste Stream  38.00
Genesee Power Station LP  MI  Waste Stream  40.00
Detroit Renewable Power  MI  Waste Stream  68.00
Covanta Kent Inc.  MI  Waste Stream  18.00
Cadillac Renewable Energy  MI  Woody Biomass  44.00
Somerset Plant  ME  Waste Stream  116.90
S D Warren Westbrook  ME  Woody Biomass  62.50
ReEnergy Stratton  ME  Woody Biomass  48.00
ReEnergy Livermore Falls  ME  Woody Biomass  39.00
ReEnergy Fort Fairfield  ME  Woody Biomass  37.00
ReEnergy Ashland  ME  Woody Biomass  39.00
Penobscot Energy Recovery  ME  Waste Stream  25.00
MMWAC Resource Recovery Facility  ME  Waste Stream  3.60
Ecomaine (Biomass Power Plant)  ME  Waste Stream  14.00
Wheelabrator Baltimore LP  MD  Waste Stream  64.50
Eastern Correctional Institute Cogeneration Plant  MD  Woody Biomass  3.80
Covanta Montgomery Inc.  MD  Waste Stream  55.00
Wheelabrator Saugus Inc.  MA  Waste Stream  38.00
Wheelabrator North Andover Inc.  MA  Waste Stream  40.00
Wheelabrator Millbury Inc.  MA  Waste Stream  46.00
Fitchburg Power Station  MA  Woody Biomass  17.00
Covanta Springfield LLC  MA  Waste Stream  9.00
Covanta SEMASS LP  MA  Waste Stream  54.00
Covanta Pittsfield Inc.  MA  Waste Stream  4.00
Covanta Haverhill Inc.  MA  Waste Stream  49.00
Agrilectric Power Partners Ltd.  LA  Waste Stream  12.10
Cox Waste-to-Energy  KY  Woody Biomass  5.00
Covanta Indianapolis Inc.  IN  Waste Stream  7.00
Plummer Cogen  ID  Waste Stream  6.00
Hu Honua Bioenergy Facility  HI  Woody Biomass  24.00
Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Puunene Mill  HI  Ag  46.10
Green Energy Team LLC  HI  Woody Biomass  7.50
Covanta Honolulu Resource Recovery Venture  HI  Waste Stream  90.00
Pecan Row Landfill  GA   
Piedmont Green Power  GA  Woody Biomass  60.00
United States Sugar Corporation  FL  Waste Stream  50.00
Telogia Power  FL  Woody Biomass  14.00
Stone Container Panama City Mill  FL  Waste Stream  34.00
Wheelabrator Ridge Energy Inc.  FL  Waste Stream  50.00
Wheelabrator North Broward Inc.  FL  Waste Stream  68.00
Wheelabrator South Broward Inc.  FL  Waste Stream  66.00
Pinellas County Resource Recovery Facility  FL  Waste Stream  75.00
Palm Beach Renewable Energy #2  FL  Waste Stream  100.00
Palm Beach Renewable Energy #1  FL  Waste Stream  62.30
New Hope Power Co.  FL  Ag  128.90
Multitrade Telogia  FL  Woody Biomass  14.00
McKay Bay Refuse-to-Energy Facility  FL  Waste Stream  22.00
Gainesville Renewable Energy Center  FL  Woody Biomass  102.50
Covanta Pasco Inc.  FL  Waste Stream  31.20
Covanta Lee Inc.  FL  Waste Stream  57.00
Covanta Lake Inc.  FL  Waste Stream  15.00
Covanta Hillsborough Inc.  FL  Waste Stream  46.50
Covanta Dade Renewable Energy  FL  Waste Stream  77.00
Brooksville  FL  Woody Biomass  70.00
Wheelabrator Lisbon Inc.  CT  Waste Stream  15.00
Wheelabrator Bridgeport LP  CT  Waste Stream  67.00
ReEnergy Sterling  CT  Woody Biomass  30.00
Plainfield Renewable Energy  CT  Other  37.50
Mid-Conn. Resource Recovery Facility  CT  Waste Stream  68.00
Covanta SECONN  CT  Waste Stream  18.00
Covanta Projects of Wallingford LP  CT  Waste Stream  11.00
Covanta Bristol Inc.  CT  Waste Stream  16.30
Eagle Valley Clean Energy  CO  Woody Biomass  11.50
Wadham Energy LP  CA  Ag  26.50
Woodland Biomass Power Ltd.  CA  Woody Biomass  28.00
Wheelabrator Shasta Energy Co. Inc.  CA  Woody Biomass  50.00
Sierra Pacific - Sonora  CA  Woody Biomass  7.50
Sierra Pacific - Lincoln  CA  Woody Biomass  19.20
Sierra Pacific - Quincy  CA  Woody Biomass  27.50
Sierra Pacific - Burney  CA  Woody Biomass  20.00
Sierra Pacific - Anderson  CA  Woody Biomass  5.00
Shasta Renewable  CA  Woody Biomass  6.80
Rio Bravo Rocklin  CA  Woody Biomass  24.40
Rio Bravo Fresno  CA  Woody Biomass  28.00
Pacific Ultrapower Chinese Station  CA  Woody Biomass  19.80
Mt. Poso Cogeneration Company LLC  CA  Ag  44.00
Honey Lake  CA  Woody Biomass  30.00
DTE Stockton LLC  CA  Woody Biomass  45.00
DG Fairhaven Power  CA  Woody Biomass  18.80
Desert View  CA    47.00
Covanta Stanislaus Inc.  CA  Waste Stream  22.50
Covanta Long Beach Renewable Energy (The Southeast Resource Recovery Facility)  CA  Waste Stream  36.00
Covanta Delano  CA  Woody Biomass  58.00
Covanta Energy Mendota  CA  Woody Biomass  25.00
Commerce Refuse-to-Energy Facility  CA  Waste Stream  11.50
Burney Forest Power  CA  Woody Biomass  31.00
Ampersand Chowchilla Biomass LLC  CA  Woody Biomass  12.50
Novo BioPower LLC  AZ  Woody Biomass  27.00
Total Plants: 188Total capacity(MW):23,035.00